The Princess and the Pea

The Princess and the Pea

Book - 2005
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A prince travels the world to find a suitable princess to marry-but none of the girls he meets seems right, and he cannot be sure any is a real princess. And so he returns home sadly. But then one stormy night there is a knock at the door and in comes a girl dressed in rags. She claims she isPrincess Phoebe, looking for a prince she can marry. The prince is soon fascinated by her, so the queen devises a plan-she will place a single pea underneath the many mattresses on Phoebe's bed. In the morning Phoebe complains of not having slept a wink. The queen is overjoyed-if the girl has feltthe pea under all those layers she must be a real princess!
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, c2005
ISBN: 9780192754745
Branch Call Number: JE BEC
Characteristics: [18] p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 26 cm. + 1 CD (4 3/4 in.)


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